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Plane crash in Pine River Friday kills two
Two arrested after high-speed chase through Beltrami County
Peak Wind Gusts
Saturday night rain totals
Itasca-Mantrap launches solar project
Panthers look to develop into conference, section contenders
New boys track coach has to replace talent, state experience
Girls track team expecting to make a run at defending section title
Pike qualifies for national wrestling tournament
Menahga girls basketball team took roller-coaster ride to 10-16 record
MARY AUDREY FREEMAN
REV. JOEL LUNDE
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
When muse meets her artist:Manet’s favorite model inspires Maureen Gibbon’s new novel
Mevissen appearing at Bloomington Writers Festival
Dance academy successful at Duluth contest
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
December 17, 2014
Brainerd man arrested for DWI after driving vehicle into Mille Lacs Lake
A 54-year-old Brainerd man was arrested at 12:01 p.m. Sunday for driving while intoxicated (DWI) on the ice on Mille Lacs Lake near Terry's Boat Harbor, reported the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office. It was reported that the man was driving on Mille Lacs Lake on the ice...
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December 17, 2014 - 11:43am
December 3, 2014
Gardner man charged with at least 4th DUI after hitting stopped car, and backing over pedestrian into parked car
FARGO – A 20-year-old Gardner, N.D., man is accused of what prosecutors say is at least his fourth drunken-driving arrest after they say he rear-ended a stopped car here while drunk, then backed over a pedestrian and into a parked car. According to documents filed Friday...
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December 3, 2014 - 8:24am
November 20, 2014
Battle Lake teen taking driver’s license test rear-ended by alleged drunken driver
FERGUS FALLS — An allegedly drunken-driver interrupted a 17-year-old Battle Lake girl’s driver’s license test when she rear-ended the student near the Fergus Falls National Guard Armory Tuesday afternoon. Brittney Grothe, 26, allegedly rear ended the student’s vehicle at...
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November 20, 2014 - 8:34am
January 15, 2013
On a mission for the boys: Parents lobby legislature for tougher DUI laws
The parents of two young Texas boys killed when a pickup truck ran over their tent in a Lake Metigoshe campground last summer have returned to North Dakota to urge a toughening of state DUI laws. Despite the tragedy, Juan Ruiz said that he and his wife, Sandy Hernandez, plan to stay...
January 15, 2013 - 7:02am
September 12, 2012
Carlton County attorney pleads guilty to DWI
Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler pleaded guilty Tuesday to third-degree driving while impaired -- which was a refusal to submit to a chemical test -- the most serious of seven crimes he was charged with when stopped by the State Patrol on London Road in July for driving erratically. "It's...
September 12, 2012 - 7:42am
June 25, 2012
Suspected drunk driver hits tree in Menahga
Three charges are pending against a Menahga man who allegedly hit a tree while intoxicated. On June 14 around midnight, an officer received a call from dispatch about a collision of a vehicle with a tree in Menahga, court records said. The caller said she heard the loud crash of...
June 25, 2012 - 7:48am
June 20, 2012
Menahga man convicted in DWI related rollover
A Menahga man was convicted of three gross misdemeanors after a one vehicle rollover on May 31. Court records state that at approximately 1:55 p.m., Wadena county sheriffs responded to a rollover near the intersection of County Road 23 and Stocking Lake Road. A pickup was sitting...
June 20, 2012 - 7:48am
April 18, 2012
Clearwater man in critical condition after motorcycle accident
A Clearwater, Minn., man is in critical condition after a motorcycle accident late Saturday night in Wright County. According to the State Patrol, Brian A. Larson, 52, was on a 2006 Harley Davidson heading south on Minn. Highway 24 at 11:15 p.m. when he lost control going around...
April 18, 2012 - 7:32am
April 12, 2012
DL woman may lose leg to car crash, family looks for help
A week and a half ago, Wendy Sorenson made what her sister can only describe as a poor, uncharacteristic decision. On Saturday, March 31, Sorenson,...
April 12, 2012 - 7:48am